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Eleanor Boyle "Ellen" Ewing Sherman
Original name: Eleanor Ewing
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Birth: Oct. 4, 1824
Death: Nov. 28, 1888

Wife of General William Tecumseh Sherman, Eleanor was known for her many philanthropic activities. She was the daughter of the Honorable Thomas Ewing, who served on the cabinet of President Taylor. The President & the entire cabinet attended her 1850 wedding to General Sherman, who had lived with the family since the death of his father in 1829. (bio by: Connie Nisinger) 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Ewing (1789 - 1871)
  Maria Willis Boyle Ewing (1801 - 1864)
 
 Spouse:
  William Tecumseh Sherman (1820 - 1891)*
 
 Children:
  Maria Ewing Sherman Fitch (1851 - 1913)*
  Mary Elizabeth Sherman (1852 - 1925)*
  William Tecumseh Sherman (1854 - 1863)*
  Thomas Ewing Sherman (1856 - 1933)*
  Rachel Ewing Sherman Thorndike (1861 - 1919)*
  Charles Celestine Sherman (1864 - 1864)*
  Philemon Tecumseh Sherman (1867 - 1941)*
 
 Siblings:
  Philemon Beecher Ewing (1820 - 1896)*
  Eleanor Boyle Ewing Sherman (1824 - 1888)
  Hugh Boyle Ewing (1826 - 1905)*
  Thomas Ewing (1829 - 1896)*
  Charles Ewing (1835 - 1883)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Calvary Cemetery and Mausoleum
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA
Plot: Section 17
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Connie Nisinger
Record added: Mar 31, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6302573
Eleanor Boyle Ellen <i>Ewing</i> Sherman
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Eleanor Boyle Ellen <i>Ewing</i> Sherman
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RIP
- GREGORY F DELLAPIA
 Added: Jul. 6, 2016
Rest in Peace. Your 1st Cousin 5 times Removed.
- Rod & Kathy
 Added: Jan. 13, 2016

- Jeannie
 Added: Jul. 4, 2015
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